Septfontaines, Doubs

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Septfontaines
Commune
Église Saint-Nicolas de Septfontaines.jpg
Septfontaines is located in France
Septfontaines
Septfontaines
Location within Bourgogne-Franche-Comté region
Septfontaines is located in Bourgogne-Franche-Comté
Septfontaines
Septfontaines
Coordinates: 46°58′58″N 6°11′02″E / 46.9828°N 6.1839°E / 46.9828; 6.1839Coordinates: 46°58′58″N 6°11′02″E / 46.9828°N 6.1839°E / 46.9828; 6.1839
Country France
Region Bourgogne-Franche-Comté
Department Doubs
Arrondissement Pontarlier
Canton Ornans
Intercommunality Altitude 800
Government
 • Mayor (2008–2014) Christian Ratte
Area1 18.37 km2 (7.09 sq mi)
Population (2012)2 331
 • Density 18/km2 (47/sq mi)
Time zone CET (UTC+1)
 • Summer (DST) CEST (UTC+2)
INSEE/Postal code 25541 /25270
Elevation 700–810 m (2,300–2,660 ft)

1 French Land Register data, which excludes lakes, ponds, glaciers > 1 km2 (0.386 sq mi or 247 acres) and river estuaries.

2 Population without double counting: residents of multiple communes (e.g., students and military personnel) only counted once.

Septfontaines is a commune in the Doubs department in the Bourgogne-Franche-Comté region in eastern France.

Geography[edit]

Septfontaines lies on the ancient royal road between Besançon and Pontarlier 6 km (3.7 mi) northeast of Pontarlier near the Swiss border.

Population[edit]

Historical population
Year Pop. ±%
1962 255 —    
1968 276 +8.2%
1975 254 −8.0%
1982 236 −7.1%
1990 233 −1.3%
1999 254 +9.0%
2008 320 +26.0%
2012 331 +3.4%

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